International

Measuring global innovation by patents filed

 Infographic showing which countries have filed the most patents for each dollar of research budget – and which ones have had the most patents granted

Find out who is leading the world in innovation right now.

Using the latest data from the World Patent Report: A Statistical Review (2008), Grant Thornton has charted the new world powers in innovation. The infographic shows which countries have filed the most patents for each dollar of research budget – and which ones have had the most patents granted. The results may surprise you…

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